Military


Amphibious Assault Ships

Introduction

Amphibious Assault Ships Compared

Hull Name Class Authorized Laid Down Launched
Converted
Comm Decomm
CVHA-1 [ex CVE-90] Thetis Bay Thetis Bay
LPH 1 [ex CVE-106] Block Island Block Island
LPH-2 Iwo Jima Iwo Jima 1958 1961 1993
LPH 3 Okinawa Iwo Jima 1958 1962 1992
LPH 4 (ex CV 21) Boxer Essex 1959 1969
LPH 5 (ex CV 37) Princeton Essex 1959 1970
LPH 6 [ex CVE-90] Thetis Bay Thetis Bay
LPH 7 Guadalcanal Iwo Jima 1959 1963 1994
LPH 8 (ex CV 45) Valley Forge Essex 1961 1970
LPH-9 Guam Iwo Jima 1961 1965 1998
LPH-10 Tripoli Iwo Jima 1962 1966 1995
LPH-11 New Orleans Iwo Jima 1964 1968 1997
LPH-12 Inchon Iwo Jima 1966 1970
LHA 1 Tarawa Tarawa 1969 1971 1973 1976 2009
LHA 2 Saipan Tarawa 1970 1972 1974 1977 2007
LHA 3 Belleau Wood Tarawa 1970 1973 1977 1978 2005
LHA 4 Nassau Tarawa 1971 1973 1978 1979 2011
LHA 5 Peleiu Tarawa 1971 1976 1979 1980 2015
LHA 6 ( planned ) Tarawa --- --- --- --- 1971
LHA 7 ( planned ) Tarawa --- --- --- --- 1971
LHA 8 ( planned ) Tarawa --- --- --- --- 1971
LHA 9 ( planned ) Tarawa --- --- --- --- 1971
LHD 1 Wasp Wasp 1984 1985 1987 1988 2023
LHD 2 Essex Wasp 1986 1989 1991 1992 2027
LHD 3 Kearsage Wasp 1988 1990 1992 1993 2028
LHD 4 Boxer Wasp 1989 1991 1993 1994 2029
LHD 5 Bataan Wasp 1991 1993 1995 1996 2031
LHD 6 Bon Homme Richard Wasp 1996 1998 2000 2001 2036
LHD 7 Iwo Jima Wasp 1996 1998 2000 2001 2036
LHD 8 Makin Island Wasp 2000 --- --- --- ---
LHD 9 ( projected 1980 ) Wasp --- --- --- --- ---
LHD 10 ( projected 1980 ) Wasp --- --- --- --- ---
LHA 6 America LHA 6 2005 2008 2010 2011 2046
LHA 7 ( Saipan ) LHA 6 2008 2011 2011 2012 2047
LHA 8 ( Belleau Wood ) LHA 6 2012 2013 2015 2015 2051
LHA 9 ( Nassau ) LHA 6 2015 2016 2018 2019 2054
LHA 10 ( Peleiu ) LHA 6 2018 2019 2021 2021 2056
LHA 11 LHA 6 2022 2023 2025 2025 2060
LHA 12 LHA 6 2025 2026 2028 2028 2063
LHA 13 LHA 6 2028 2029 2031 2031 2066
LHA 14 LHA 6 2032 2033 2035 2035 2070



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